Blunkett


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Blunkett

(ˈblʌnkɪt)
n
(Biography) David. born 1947, British Labour politician; secretary of state for education and employment (1997–2001); home secretary (2001–04); secretary of state for work and pensions (2005)
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UKIP leader Nigel Farage has urged former Home Secretary David Blunkett to join the campaign to stop the lifting of labor market controls on Romanian and Bulgarian migrants coming to the UK.
FORMER Home Secretary and big Sheffield Wednesday fan David Blunkett proved that politicians do have a sense of humour.
DAVID Blunkett is poised to make a sensational return to the Cabinet under a plan being considered by Gordon Brown.
FORMER Home Secretary David Blunkett said convicted criminals are continuing to live in luxury because laws he helped to make have failed.
DAVID Blunkett is to remarry after falling for a divorced GP.
FORMER Home Secretary David Blunkett is to re-marry, his spokesman said.
ON March 12, 2006 we published an apology retracting our publication of false claims by Sally Anderson that amongst other things she had had sex with David Blunkett and that when he was told she was pregnant he abandoned her.
STAFF at a Birmingham charity were delighted when David Blunkett re-opened a refurbished resource centre for the visually impaired.
The extraordinary, long-running feud between David Blunkett and John Prescott is a recurring theme in the former Home Secretary's new book, The Blunkett Tapes, published today.
An advance of GBP500,000 could be offered to David Blunkett, a former UK Cabinet Minister, for his autobiography.
Tony Blair has shown unswerving loyalty to his political allies Peter Mandelson and David Blunkett.
David Blunkett resigned for the second time in a year yesterday.